Salaried Teacher Training – Design and Technology

Location

Birmingham, UK

Sector

Secondary

Salary

Up to £27,000 FTE

Job Reference

CK-DT-BM

Subject

Design and Technology

About the job

Grad2 Teach have been asked to train a Design and Technology graduate for a Secondary school in Birmingham. The position would be for January 2022, you would be training in our salaried teacher training programme meaning you would be training whilst earning.

Are you passionate about Design and Technology?

Does teaching crafts and skill to the youth interest you?

Do you have the patience, determination, and compassion to maintain a classroom?

If you said yes, then we here at Grad2Teach are here to help you take the next step on your road to teaching.

This is a fantastic school where endeavour and aspiration are central to everything they do. The staff form a close-knit and supportive team who work together to promote successful outcomes for all our trainees in our salaried teacher training programme. An integral facet of the school ethos is that success is a powerful motivator, and that student achievements have positive implications for all areas of learning in terms of raised self-confidence, independence, and ambition. Similarly, the spiritual and cultural aspects of learning are an important part of the life of the school, to which all areas of the curriculum and school community contribute. Students are encouraged to reflect upon tolerance, specialised understanding, respect, and compassion, and understand right and wrong. If this school sounds like the place you would like to train and teach, then get in contact with us now.

Contact Chris on 020 8148 6733 or email your CV to apply@grad2teach.ac.uk for more information.

Requirements

To be eligible for this programme you must meet the following requirements:

  • Have determination, resilience and a patient, caring attitude.

  • Have a relevant, university degree with a minimum of a 2:2 classification.

  • Preferably some experience in a UK classroom.

  • Have the confidence and ability to lead the class.

  • Be able to demonstrate your resilience.

  • Be able to train across all key stages to broaden your skillset.

Benefits

Why choose Grad2Teach as your salaried teacher training course?


As a trainee on Grad2Teach’s salaried teacher training programme, you will receive high-quality, CPD accredited training. All your training is led by experienced school leaders, including coaching and mentoring.  Grad2Teach will ensure you meet the Teachers’ Standards throughout the salaried teacher training programme.


With Grad2Teach you will work to complete a one- or two-year course, achieving a Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE). You will gain experience working in at least two schools whilst on our salaried teacher training course.


Upon passing Phase 2 of Grad2Teach’s salaried teacher training programme, you will have completed your PGCE and be a qualified teacher with QTS.


In Training Phase 1, you will

  • Receive Grad2Teach-funded training while you work on our 39-week, school-based, salaried teacher training programme

  • Gain invaluable insight into classroom management and teaching practice

  • Receive 24/7 support from our friendly team

  • Receive three Quality Assessment observations from one of our trainers in your employer school

  • Develop an understanding of what it means to be a great teacher

In Training Phase 2, you will

  • Attend 6 training days with our partner university

  • Complete 3 written assessments reflecting on your experience and what you’ve learnt so far

  • Cover up to 90% of a teaching timetable within a classroom

  • Work under a dedicated learning mentor who will guide and advise you along your journey

  • Experience two contrasting school placements, allowing you to broaden your experience